Extract from Thomas Jefferson to Benjamin Waterhouse

I rejoice that in this blessed country of free enquiry & belief, which has surrendered it’s creed and conscience to neither kings nor priests, the genuine doctrine of one only God is reviving, and I trust that there is not a young man now living in the US. who will not die an Unitarian.

RC (MBCo); at foot of first page: “Doctor Waterhouse.” Dft (DLC). Tr (Privately owned).
Author
Thomas Jefferson
Recipient
Benjamin Waterhouse
Date Range
Date
June 26, 1822
Collection
Quotes by and about Thomas Jefferson
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MBCo
(NNebgDesmond) owned by Mr. Thomas O. Desmond, Newburgh, New York, 1 Aug. 1853
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